It's probable that your co-packer or co-manufacturer is already well-prepared for the unlikely event of a product recall. But if you're not sure, make sure. Talk to your manufacturer about their preparedness. Attorney Jason Sapsin, of counsel at Polsinelli Shughart, outlines the processes and procedures that should already be in place well before a recall is necessary.
He also names the two things your lawyers should do to minimize your liability and keep your operations running smoothly.